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    SC Braga (A) 28.11.2019 Build-Up Thread

    A while away, but opening the thread to keep info separate.

    Flights booked, hotels booked. Already really looking forward to the match (and a few days in Porto!)

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    I am going to look at flights and a room today. Where are you flying from SSB?

    Even if I can’t get a ticket, I’ll spend a couple of days somewhere I’ve never been before!

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    Liverpool had 2,900 tickets in 2011 and there wouldíve been an additional 900 had they sold them all, so Iím guessing tickets wonít be too hard to get.

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    Quote Originally Posted by YoungWolf View Post
    I am going to look at flights and a room today. Where are you flying from SSB?
    Weíre flying out of Birmingham with a +1 stop both ways. Supply and demand quickly increased direct flights above what I was willing to pay.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SSB View Post
    Weíre flying out of Birmingham with a +1 stop both ways. Supply and demand quickly increased direct flights above what I was willing to pay.
    How longs the journey total? Iím genuinely intrigued by what people have been willing to accept. My mates are booking the Brum - Alicante - Porto and Porto - Dublin - Brum. Itís cheap but thereís like 4 hour stop off. I canít do it because it means Wednesday off. But itís a false economy in my mind anyway
    As usual, Wolves fans being fickle. - Waggy on the Wing

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    Sometimes it is a LOT better to have a few hours stop. Having only an hour leaves you wide open to missing the connecting flight if there is any delay.

    When I fly to Oz I always have picked a schedule with about 4 hours in Singapore to stretch the legs and have a couple of beers rather than run from one flight to another. Sprinting across an airport for connections is just not a lot of fun.

    (Although in this scenario I would infinitely prefer a direct flight as Porto is only a couple of hours)
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    Journey time is prob just under six hours. But an early start means will still be in Porto early afternoon. Itís a lot less of a layover than the one I had for Turin.

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    Here's the Sporting Options deal: All flights and transfers/Hotel (B&B basis) £389. https://www.sportoptions.com/Braga-v-Wolves

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    No good for me. Donít know what Iím gonna do.

    Gonna sit on it for a bit and make a decision further down the line.
    As usual, Wolves fans being fickle. - Waggy on the Wing

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